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uter

See also: úter

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

For *cuter, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷoteros, from *kʷos (which). See also Ancient Greek πότερος (póteros, which of the two) and English whether.

AdjectiveEdit

uter m (feminine utra, neuter utrum); first/second declension

  1. either, which (of two)
  2. both
InflectionEdit

First/second declension, genitive singular in -īus, dative singular in

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative uter utra utrum utrī utrae utra
genitive utrīus utrīus utrīus utrōrum utrārum utrōrum
dative utrī utrī utrī utrīs utrīs utrīs
accusative utrum utram utrum utrōs utrās utra
ablative utrō utrā utrō utrīs utrīs utrīs
vocative uter utra utrum utrī utrae utra

Derived TermsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Related to Latin uterus.

NounEdit

ūter m (genitive ūtris); third declension

  1. wine or water skin or bottle
  2. bag made of hide (inflated for flotation)
Usage notesEdit
  • Although the nominative and accusative plural of ūter was normally ūtrēs, the rare alternative neuter plural ūtria is also attested.
InflectionEdit

Third declension i-stem.

Number Singular Plural
nominative ūter ūtrēs
genitive ūtris ūtrium
dative ūtrī ūtribus
accusative ūtrem ūtrēs
ūtrīs
ablative ūtre ūtribus
vocative ūter ūtrēs
DescendantsEdit

Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Common West Germanic *ūdhr-

NounEdit

ūter ?

  1. udder

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin uterus, French utérus

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

uter n (plural utere)

  1. (anatomy) uterus

DeclensionEdit